On the corner of State Street and Elm Avenue in Waseca, a historic building has witnessed the hustle and bustle of traffic since the late 1800s. That very building is now being given a few new breaths of fresh air.
Farming by the numbers is crucial during tough market years and the cornerstone of agriculture education in Minnesota is Farm Business Management, a program that serves more than 5,000 farm families in the state annually.
The 15-workshop program was designed to cover many aspects of the farm transition process, including family communications, farm goal setting, business structures, inheritance and transition, estate and gift taxes and retirement planning.
In an effort to enhance those professional communication skills, Minnesota State University, Mankato is encouraging students to step out of their comfort zone for their annual internship and full-time career fair.